Yusra A. Syed

Ed.D. student
Education, Culture and Society
  • Research Interests
    Higher Education, Student Life, Muslim Youth Education, Muslim University Student Experiences
  • Educational Background
    B.A. in Political Science, Rutgers University, 2013 – M.A. in Islamic Studies, SOAS, The University of London, 2015
  • Research Statement
     My research explores the influence that institutional Muslim life programs at universities have on the Muslim student experience. By interviewing college students and programming staff, I want to understand if these institutional programs can serve as a form of capital for Muslims in America in the present social climate.
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